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What causes extreme dry mouth and a very scratchy throat and scratchy feeling in vocal chords when talking?

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Dr. Alvaro Lazo
Dentistry

In brief: Lack of saliva

Xerostomy is the name for a dry mounth.
If you are taking medication morelikely that would be the cause.

In brief: Lack of saliva

Xerostomy is the name for a dry mounth.
If you are taking medication morelikely that would be the cause.
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Dr. Ashu Syal
Pediatrics - Nephrology & Dialysis

In brief: Croup

Viral infection causes inflammation of vocal cords leading to above symptoms.
Humidified air helps.

In brief: Croup

Viral infection causes inflammation of vocal cords leading to above symptoms.
Humidified air helps.
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